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Petrol pricing

Townsville service station owner speaks out over high prices
1 month ago

Townsville service station owner speaks out over high prices

THE staff of service stations cop the abuse while the oil giants and governments rake in the real cash, according to Townsville independent service station owner Soren Nannestad.

Mr Nannestad, …
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Petrol prices: Workers being driven to bankruptcy
1 month ago

Petrol prices: Workers being driven to bankruptcy

QUEENSLANDERS would be slugged thousands of dollars a year more to drive to work under record-high petrol prices, analysis shows.

New analysis reveals the average Queensland commuter, who according to …
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How petrol price hikes are affecting family-owned service stations
1 month ago

How petrol price hikes are affecting family-owned service stations

There is no doubt drivers are feeling the pain of high petrol prices, but so are independent service stations.

One family-operated business on Brisbane’s …
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QLD price reporting laws on track for launch in December 2018
1 month ago

QLD price reporting laws on track for launch in December 2018

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Earlier this year, the QLD Government announced that it would introduce new laws requiring fuel retailers to report fuel prices in real time.

Aware of the difficulties experienced with the …
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ACCC declares petrol prices at ‘low end’ of cycle, warns Geelong drivers to fill up as price spike looms
1 month ago

ACCC declares petrol prices at ‘low end’ of cycle, warns Geelong drivers to fill up as price spike looms

MORE petrol pain is on the horizon for Geelong motorists, with drivers urged to fill up now.

A spike in crude oil prices and a diving Australian dollar look set …
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Techs on deck to drive fuel price trial
1 month ago

Techs on deck to drive fuel price trial

Queensland-owned and operated IT gurus are at work on the behind-the-scenes technology that will help Queensland motorists find the cheapest servo in town.

Speaking at independent fuel retailer United Petroleum’s …
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Road or carpark? Traffic stands still as drivers queue for cheap fuel
1 month ago

Road or carpark? Traffic stands still as drivers queue for cheap fuel

THERE was traffic chaos in Perth’s south Monday night when dozens of motorists desperate for cheap fuel turned a major road into a virtual car park.

Cars were queued for …
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Heavy, heavy fuel
1 month ago

Heavy, heavy fuel

Institute of Petroleum (AIP), the national average retail diesel petrol price rose by 1.6 cents to 160.4 cents a litre over the week – the highest level in four years. …
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Petrol prices: Bowsers in Brisbane selling fuel for $1.70 a litre
1 month ago

Petrol prices: Bowsers in Brisbane selling fuel for $1.70 a litre

SKYROCKETING fuel prices could soon reach an all-time high in Brisbane, with some servos already jacking-up the cost for motorists.

Service stations in the inner-city were yesterday spotted selling unleaded …
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Soaring petrol prices: Servos told to advise staff about how to deal with aggressive customers
1 month ago

Soaring petrol prices: Servos told to advise staff about how to deal with aggressive customers

ANGER over soaring petrol prices has fuelled fears service station workers are in danger of being attacked by hostile customers.

An industry body has advised businesses “to make sure that …
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